(with power switch function)
Thank you for choosing a Yamaha electric-acoustic guitar.
In order to make the most of the advanced features and performance provided
by your guitar, please read this manual carefully before using the instrument.
The built-in preampliﬁer is automatically turned ON when a guitar
cable is connected to the output jack.
Controls the volume.
BATT. (Battery Check) Indicator
This indicator will light when the battery needs to be replaced. Please replace the
battery as soon as possible when the BATT. indicator lights.
LOW : Boosts or cuts the level of the low frequencies.
MID : Boosts or cuts the level of the middle frequencies. The AMF control
justs the center frequency of the band affected by this control.
HIGH : Boosts or cuts the level of the high frequencies.
Sets the center frequency of the band of frequencies affected by the MID equalizer
control. The range is from 80 Hz to 10 kHz.
Displays tuner information.
Switches the tuner ON/OFF.
Using the Sound Hall Cover
If feedback occurs when playing at high volumes, the Sound Hole Cover should be
inserted into the sound hole. When inserted into the sound hole, Sound Hole Cover ef-
fectively reduces feedback.
Contact Pickup (installed inside of the body)
Vol., 3-Band EQ (HIGH, MID, LOW), AMF control, TUNER
Combination end pin/power switch
Batteries: Size AA alkaline battery (LR6) x2
Approx. 180 hours
(Without tuner and using alkaline batteries. May differ due to operating conditions.)
Chromatic type (12 semi-tones), A4=440Hz, Accuracy range +/– 3 cents
Neck adjustment hex-wrench x1, Size AA alkaline battery x2, Sound
hole cover x1
Electric Acoustic Guitar
USING THE TUNER
Press and hold the TUNER switch until the
display lights to switch the tuner
Tune the guitar string until the note name of the desired pitch appears in the display.
The string is in tune when only the
lamp lights in the center of the display.
Press the TUNER switch again to switch the tuner power OFF. Also, if the note name is
not shown in the display for more than 1 minute, the power will automatically switch
display goes off)
*Itmay takea few secondsbeforethe tunercandetectpitchesafter being
displays may havedifculty keeping upwithir-
Pitch is low
Pitch is high
As battery power becomes low, the battery check indicator will light. Replace the bat-
teries as soon as possible.
Press the release lever on the battery case in the
direction indicated by the arrow in the illus-
tration in order to unlock it, and then slide out the
Remove the old batteries from the battery holder,
and insert the two new size AA alkaline batter-
ies. Make sure that the poles on the batteries
are properly positioned as shown in the diagram
inside of the holder.
Slide the battery holder back into the battery
case and press ﬁrmly so that the battery holder
locks in place.
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BEFORE PROCEEDING
Please keep this manual in a safe and handy place for future reference.
Always follow the basic precautions listed below to avoid the possibility of serious injury
or even death from electrical shock, short-circuiting, damages, ﬁre or other hazards.
These precautions include, but are not limited to, the following:
Do not open
• This instrument contains no user-serviceable parts. Do not open the instrument or at-
tempt to disassemble or modify the internal components in any way. If it should appear
to be malfunctioning, discontinue use immediately and have it inspected by qualiﬁed
Yamaha service personnel.
Do not expose the instrument to rain, use it near water or in damp or wet conditions, place it on
any containers (such as vases, bottles, or glasses) containing liquids that might spill into any
openings. If any liquid such as water seeps into the instrument, turn off the power immediately
and have the instrument inspected by qualiﬁed Yamaha service personnel.
If you notice any abnormality
When one of the following problems occur, immediately turn off the power and remove all bat-
teries from the instrument, then have the instrument inspected by Yamaha service personnel.
- It emits unusual smells or smoke.
- Some object has been dropped into the instrument.
- There is a sudden loss of sound during use of the instrument.
Always follow the basic precautions listed below to avoid the possibility of physical
injury to you or others, or damage to the instrument or other property. These precautions
include, but are not limited to, the following:
Before connecting the instrument to other electronic components, turn off the power for all compo-
nents. Before turning the power on or off for all components, set all volume levels to minimum.
• Be sure to set the volumes of all components at their minimum levels and gradually raise
the volume controls while playing the instrument to set the desired listening level.
• Do not place the instrument in an unstable position where it might accidentally fall over.
• Do not rest your weight on, or place heavy objects on the instrument, and do not use
excessive force on the buttons, switches or connectors.
• Do not use the instrument/device or headphones for a long period of time at a high or
uncomfortable volume level, since this can cause permanent hearing loss. If you experi-
ence any hearing loss or ringing in the ears, consult a physician.
* Yamaha cannot be held responsible for damage caused by improper use or modiﬁ-
cations to the instrument, or data that is lost or destroyed.
* Information on the battery can be found in the section at the end of this sheet.
* Please read the instruction manual for the external audio device such as a guitar
ampliﬁer, etc., prior to use.
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